OnlineTenders sees more businesses relying on it to land lucrative tenders even in the pandemic
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to adversely affect businesses, OnlineTenders also continues to help businesses across the country land lucrative contracts through its services. South Africa’s leading tender notification service sees a steady rise of companies and entrepreneurs joining the platform.
OnlineTenders‘ Managing Director, Avinash Samlall commented, “We’re also the best way for businesses and entrepreneurs to access government projects. Our platform puts both private and public sector contracts within the reach of local businesses at a time when perhaps they need it most.”
Some impressive statistics for the year 2020 from OnlineTenders include:
- More than 6,000 companies signed up on the OnlineTenders website to join a growing list of entrepreneurs accessing government projects.
- Over 160,000 new tenders and business leads were captured in 2020. This was mostly tenders in South Africa, and with approximately 55,000 tenders outside South Africa.
Mr. Samlall added, “We’re encouraged by these numbers, especially considering we’re working through a pandemic. OnlineTenders is proud of how it continues to enable local businesses and entrepreneurs win at the tender box, even foreign tenders. This is quite impressive, given the circumstances. We’re positive that our platform will continues to improve and serve our users quite well.”
There is still considerable uncertainty as to how COVID-19 will shape 2021 especially for businesses. In such challenging times, OnlineTenders is aware of the increasingly important role it has to play as online and digital tools have further proved their effectiveness to grow a business.
Founded in March 2007 and based in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, OnlineTenders is a trusted tender notification service throughout Africa. Each day, new opportunities are listed from all levels of government and private sector companies throughout South Africa and Africa. Using hi-tech online Internet software, tenders and business leads are collected and classified by industry type, keywords and regions to match exactly the kind of tenders relevant to your business. You can learn more about the OnlineTenders at www.onlinetenders.co.za.
Phone: (+27) 010 823 2600